Canaccord Genuity upgraded shares of JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP) to a hold rating in a research report report published on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has GBX 145 ($1.79) target price on the stock, down from their prior target price of GBX 150 ($1.86).
Several other analysts have also weighed in on the company. Barclays PLC raised JRP Group PLC to an overweight rating and boosted their price objective for the company from GBX 119 ($1.47) to GBX 165 ($2.04) in a report on Friday, September 30th. Panmure Gordon reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 207 ($2.56) price objective on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Shore Capital reissued a buy rating on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Friday, June 24th. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed an outperform rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.48) target price on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Friday, September 23rd. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.48) target price on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Thursday, September 22nd. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 179.50 ($2.22).
Shares of JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP) opened at 132.40 on Friday. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 994.32 million. JRP Group PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 84.26 and a 12 month high of GBX 172.50. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 115.41 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 123.15.
The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 22nd will be issued a dividend of GBX 1.10 ($0.01) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 22nd.